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FCM and Articles Regulation, Annex I - Authorised Substances

EU. Union List of Authorized Substances: Annex I, Plastics Food Contact Regulation 10/2011/EU, as amended by Regulation 2020/1245/EU, 3 September 2020

Also referred to as the Plastics Implementation Measure (PIM), this Regulation provides the Union List of monomers and other substances authorized in the manufacture of food contact plastics.

Last updated 16 December 2020. Database contains 1072 unique substances/entries.
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208-178-3
514-10-3
346
10030
no
no
Details
-
-
346
10030
no
no
Details
200-836-8
75-07-0
128
10060
no
no
Details
200-580-7
64-19-7
115
10090
30000
yes
no
Details
203-545-4
108-05-4
231
10120
no
no
12 mg/kg
Details
203-564-8
108-24-7
232
10150
30280
yes
no
Details
200-816-9
74-86-2
126
10210
no
no
Details
500-148-0
61788-89-4
705
10599/90A
10599/91
no
no
Details
500-231-1
68783-41-5
733
10599/92A
10599/93
no
no
Details
201-173-7
79-06-1
145
10630
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
Details
239-268-0
15214-89-8
617
10660
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
-
-
617
10660
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
201-177-9
79-10-7
147
10690
no
no
Details
-
-
147
10690
no
no
Details
219-673-9
2495-35-4
446
10750
no
no
Details
205-480-7
141-32-2
325
10780
no
no
Details
221-072-1
2998-08-5
456
10810
no
no
Details
216-768-7
1663-39-4
425
10840
no
no
Details
235-697-2
12542-30-2
605
11005
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
218-463-4
2156-97-0
437
11245
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
205-438-8
140-88-5
323
11470
no
no
Details
203-080-7
103-11-7
206
11500
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
212-454-9
818-61-1
371
11510
11830
no
no
Details
213-663-8
999-61-1
385
11530
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
SML expressed as the sum of acrylic acid, 2-hydroxypropyl ester and acrylic acid, 2-hydroxyisopropyl ester.
It may contain up to 25 % (m/m) of acrylic acid, 2-hydroxyisopropyl ester (CAS No 0002918-23-2).
Details
203-417-8
106-63-8
218
11590
no
no
Details
211-710-7
689-12-3
365
11680
no
no
Details
202-500-6
96-33-3
176
11710
no
no
Details
219-696-4
2499-59-4
448
11890
no
no
Details
213-120-5
925-60-0
380
11980
no
no
Details
203-466-5
107-13-1
225
12100
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
Details
204-673-3
124-04-9
303
12130
31730
yes
no
Details
223-792-1
4074-90-2
473
12265
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
5 mg/kg in final product.
Only to be used as co-monomer.
Details
218-001-1
2035-75-8
432
12280
no
no
Details
-
266309-43-7
1
12310
no
no
Details
-
266309-43-7
2
12340
no
no
Details
-
-
3
12375
no
no
Details
220-666-8
2855-13-2
454
12670
no
no
6 mg/kg
Details
211-754-7
693-57-2
369
12761
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
-
-
369
12761
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
205-483-3
141-43-5
326
12763
35170
yes
no
0.05 mg/kg
Not to be used for articles in contact with fatty foods for which simulant D1 and/or D2 is laid down.
For indirect food contact only, behind a PET layer.
Details
282-811-1
84434-12-8
748
12765
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
213-048-4
919-30-2
377
12786
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Residual extractable content of 3-aminopropyltriethoxysilane to be less than 3 mg/kg filler when used for the reactive surface treatment of inorganic fillers.
SML = 0,05 mg/kg when used for the surface treatment of materials and articles.
Details
219-417-6
2432-99-7
443
12788
no
no
5 mg/kg
Details
-
-
443
12788
no
no
5 mg/kg
Details
-
-
302
12820
no
no
Details
204-669-1
123-99-9
302
12820
no
no
Details
-
4196-95-6
479
12970
no
no
Details
216-032-5
1477-55-0
421
13000
no
no
Details
208-432-3
528-44-9
347
13050
25540
no
no
Details
224-594-8
4422-95-1
481
13060
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
SML expressed as 1,3,5-benzenetricarboxylic acid.
Details
200-618-2
65-85-0
116
13090
37600
yes
no
Details
-
-
194
13150
no
no
Details
202-859-9
100-51-6
194
13150
no
no
Details
217-168-8
1761-71-3
429
13210
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
218-487-5
2162-74-5
438
13303
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Expressed as the sum of bis(2,6-diisopropylphenyl)carbodiimide and its hydrolysis product 2,6-diisopropylaniline
Details
-
132459-54-2
764
13317
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Purity > 98,1 % (w/w).
Only to be used as co-monomer (max 4 %) for polyesters (PET, PBT).
Details
203-028-3
102-40-9
203
13323
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
-
-
263
13326
15760
yes
no
Details
201-074-9
77-99-6
141
13380
25600
94960
yes
no
6 mg/kg
Details
225-306-3
4767-03-7
484
13395
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
-
-
484
13395
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
216-823-5
1675-54-3
426
13510
13610
no
no
In compliance with Commission Regulation (EC) No 1895/2005 [OJ L 302, 19.11.2005, p. 28].
Details
253-781-7
38103-06-9
687
13530
13614
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
225-863-2
5124-30-1
485
13560
15700
no
no
1 mg/kg in final product expressed as isocyanate moiety.
Details
256-318-7
47465-97-4
691
13600
no
no
1.8 mg/kg
Details
Bisphenol A; BPA
201-245-8
80-05-7
151
13607
13480
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Not to be used for the manufacture of polycarbonate infant [Infant as defined in Article 2(2)(a) of Regulation (EU) No 609/2013] feeding bottles [This restriction is applicable from 1 May 2011 as regards the manufacture and from 1 June 2011 as regards the placing on the market and importation into the Union].
Not to be used for the manufacture of polycarbonate drinking cups or bottles which, due to their spill proof characteristics, are intended for infants [Infant as defined in Article 2(2)(a) of Regulation (EU) No 609/2013] and young children [Young children as defined in Article 2(2)(b) of Regulation (EU) No 609/2013].
Details
233-139-2
10043-35-3
584
13620
40320
yes
no
Details
203-450-8
106-99-0
223
13630
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
1 mg/kg in final product.
Details
203-529-7
107-88-0
228
13690
no
no
Details
203-786-5
110-63-4
254
13720
40580
yes
no
Details
219-371-7
2425-79-8
442
13780
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
Residual content = 1 mg/kg in final product expressed as epoxygroup.
Molecular weight is 43 Da.
Details
208-015-6
505-65-7
344
13810
21821
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
208-015-6
505-65-7
344
13810
21821
no
no
Details
208-015-6
505-65-7
344
13810
21821
no
no
Details
200-751-6
71-36-3
123
13840
no
no
Details
-
-
123
13840
no
no
Details
203-449-2
106-98-9
222
13870
no
no
Details
203-452-9
107-01-7
224
13900
no
no
Details
209-929-8
598-32-3
357
13932
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
Only to be used as a co-monomer for the preparation of polymeric additive.
Details
-
-
357
13932
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
Only to be used as a co-monomer for the preparation of polymeric additive.
Details
202-679-0
98-54-4
186
14020
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
-
-
186
14020
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
204-646-6
123-72-8
298
14110
no
no
Details
-
-
229
14140
no
no
Details
203-532-3
107-92-6
229
14140
no
no
Details
203-383-4
106-31-0
215
14170
no
no
Details
203-313-2
105-60-2
212
14200
41840
yes
no
Details
218-336-3
2123-24-2
435
14230
no
no
Details
207-938-1
502-44-3
342
14260
no
no
Details
-
-
304
14320
41960
yes
no
Details
204-677-5
124-07-2
304
14320
41960
yes
no
Details
211-128-3
630-08-0
362
14350
no
no
Details
200-870-3
75-44-5
133
14380
23155
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
1 mg/kg in final product.
Details
Extractives and their physically modified derivatives. It consists primarily of the glycerides of the fatty acid ricinoleic. (Ricinus communis, Euphorbiaceae).
232-293-8
8001-79-4
527
14411
42880
yes
no
Details
232-674-9
9004-34-6
553
14500
43280
yes
no
Details
231-959-5
7782-50-5
522
14530
no
no
Details
204-179-8
117-21-5
786
14627
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
SML expressed as 3-chlorophthalic acid.
Details
204-251-9
118-45-6
787
14628
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
SML expressed as 4-chlorophthalic acid.
Details
201-201-8
79-38-9
148
14650
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
Details
201-069-1
77-92-9
139
14680
44160
yes
no
Details
-
-
235
14710
no
no
Details
203-577-9
108-39-4
235
14710
no
no
Details
-
-
174
14740
no
no
Details
202-423-8
95-48-7
174
14740
no
no
Details
-
-
216
14770
no
no
Details
203-398-6
106-44-5
216
14770
no
no
Details
223-077-4
3724-65-0
467
14800
45600
yes
no
Details
209-968-0
599-64-4
358
14841
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
-
-
358
14841
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
214-068-6
1076-97-7
806
14876
no
no
5 mg/kg
Only to be used for manufacture of polyesters.
Details
-
-
806
14876
no
no
5 mg/kg
Only to be used for manufacture of polyesters.
Details
203-268-9
105-08-8
210
14880
13390
no
no
Details
221-639-3
3173-53-3
460
14950
no
no
1 mg/kg in final product expressed as isocyanate moiety.
Details
213-245-5
931-88-4
381
15030
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Only to be used in polymers contacting foods for which simulant A is laid down.
Details
216-711-6
1647-16-1
424
15070
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
206-376-4
334-48-5
336
15095
45940
yes
no
Details
203-956-9
112-30-1
267
15100
no
no
Details
-
-
267
15100
no
no
Details
212-819-2
872-05-9
375
15130
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
421-720-5
18085-02-4
862
15180
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
SML including the hydrolysis product 3,4- dihydroxy-1-butene.
Only to be used as a co-monomer for ethylvinylalcohol (EVOH) and polyvinylalcohol (PVOH) copolymers.
Details
203-782-3
110-60-1
253
15250
no
no
Details
211-471-9
646-25-3
863
15260
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Only to be used as a co-monomer for manufacturing polyamide articles for repeated use in contact with aqueous, acidic and dairy foodstuffs at room temperature or for short term contact up to 150 °C.
Details
201-248-4
80-08-0
153
15267
no
no
5 mg/kg
Details
EDA
203-468-6
107-15-3
226
15272
16960
no
no
12 mg/kg
Details
204-679-6
124-09-4
305
15274
18460
no
no
2.4 mg/kg
Details
202-095-6
91-76-9
168
15310
13075
no
no
5 mg/kg
Details
211-492-3
652-67-5
364
15404
no
no
5 mg/kg
Only to be used as: (a) a co-monomer in poly (ethylene-co-isosorbide terephthalate); (b) a co-monomer at levels of up to 40 mole % of the diol component in combination with ethylene glycol and/or 1,4-bis(hydroxymethyl)cyclohexane, for the production of polyesters. Polyesters made using dianhydrosorbitol together with 1,4-bis(hydroxymethyl)cyclohexane shall not be used in contact with foods containing more than 15 % alcohol.
Details
-
-
364
15404
no
no
5 mg/kg
Only to be used as: (a) a co-monomer in poly (ethylene-co-isosorbide terephthalate); (b) a co-monomer at levels of up to 40 mole % of the diol component in combination with ethylene glycol and/or 1,4-bis(hydroxymethyl)cyclohexane, for the production of polyesters. Polyesters made using dianhydrosorbitol together with 1,4-bis(hydroxymethyl)cyclohexane shall not be used in contact with foods containing more than 15 % alcohol.
Details
203-400-5
106-46-7
217
15565
no
no
12 mg/kg
Details
201-247-9
80-07-9
152
15610
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
203-872-2
111-46-6
263
15760
13326
47680
yes
no
Details
203-865-4
111-40-0
261
15790
no
no
5 mg/kg
Details
206-466-3
345-92-6
337
15820
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
204-427-5
120-80-9
289
15880
24051
no
no
6 mg/kg
Details
203-585-2
108-46-3
237
15910
24072
no
no
2.4 mg/kg
Details
202-200-5
92-88-6
170
16000
no
no
6 mg/kg
Details
201-250-5
80-09-1
154
16090
13617
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
203-542-8
108-01-0
230
16150
no
no
18 mg/kg
Details
229-962-1
6864-37-5
498
16210
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Only to be used in polyamides.
Details
202-112-7
91-97-4
169
16240
no
no
1 mg/kg in final product expressed as isocyanate moiety.
Details
-
156065-00-8
874
16265
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Only to be used as comonomer in siloxane modified polycarbonate.
The oligomeric mixture shall be characterised by the formula C24H38Si2O5(SiOC2H6)n (50 > n ≥ 26).
Details
-
156065-00-8
874
16265
no
no
Only to be used as comonomer in siloxane modified polycarbonate.
The oligomeric mixture shall be characterised by the formula C24H38Si2O5(SiOC2H6)n (50 > n ≥ 26).
Details
209-400-1
576-26-1
352
16360
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
-
-
352
16360
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
211-463-5
646-06-0
363
16450
no
no
5 mg/kg
Details
204-794-1
126-58-9
311
16480
51200
yes
no
Details
203-005-8
102-09-0
201
16540
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
626-593-1
4128-73-8
476
16570
no
no
1 mg/kg in final product expressed as isocyanate moiety.
Details
227-534-9
5873-54-1
490
16600
no
no
1 mg/kg in final product expressed as isocyanate moiety.
Details
202-966-0
101-68-8
198
16630
no
no
1 mg/kg in final product expressed as isocyanate moiety.
Details
-
-
257
16660
13550
51760
yes
no
Details
215-325-5
1321-74-0
405
16690
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
SML expressed as the sum of divinylbenzene and ethylvinylbenzene.
It may contain up to 45 % (m/m) of ethylvinylbenzene
Details
237-457-2
13811-50-2
612
16694
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
-
-
367
16697
no
no
Details
211-746-3
693-23-2
367
16697
no
no
Details
203-968-4
112-41-4
268
16704
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
203-439-8
106-89-8
219
16750
14570
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
1 mg/kg in final product.
Details
200-578-6
64-17-5
113
16780
52800
yes
no
Details
200-815-3
74-85-1
125
16950
no
no
Details
202-510-0
96-49-1
177
16955
no
no
30 mg/kg
SML expressed as ethyleneglycol.
Residual content of 5 mg ethylene carbonate per kg of hydrogel with max 10 g of hydrogel in contact with 1 kg of food.
Details
203-473-3
107-21-1
227
16990
53650
yes
no
Details
205-793-9
151-56-4
334
17005
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
Details
200-849-9
75-21-8
129
17020
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
1 mg/kg in final product.
Details
203-234-3
104-76-7
209
17050
no
no
30 mg/kg
Details
-
-
209
17050
no
no
30 mg/kg
Details
240-347-7
16219-75-3
621
17110
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
202-589-1
97-53-0
180
17160
no
no
Details
262-978-7
61788-47-4
703
17170
no
no
Details
269-657-0
68308-53-2
722
17200
no
no
Details
263-107-3
61790-12-3
706
17230
no
no
Details
203-743-0
110-17-8
249
17290
55120
yes
no
Details
200-075-1
50-99-7
102
17530
no
no
Details
-
-
256
18010
55680
yes
no
Details
203-593-6
108-55-4
238
18070
no
no
Details
-
-
103
18100
55920
yes
no
Details
-
-
794
18117
no
no
Only to be used for manufacture of polyglycolic acid (PGA) for (i) indirect food contact behind polyesters such as polyethylene terephthalate (PET) or polylactic acid (PLA); and (ii) direct food contact of a blend of PGA up to 3 % w/w in PET or PLA.
Details
201-180-5
79-14-1
794
18117
no
no
Only to be used for manufacture of polyglycolic acid (PGA) for (i) indirect food contact behind polyesters such as polyethylene terephthalate (PET) or polylactic acid (PLA); and (ii) direct food contact of a blend of PGA up to 3 % w/w in PET or PLA.
Details
-
-
731
18220
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
271-487-7
68564-88-5
731
18220
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
-
-
278
18250
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
Details
204-078-9
115-28-6
278
18250
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
Details
204-077-3
115-27-5
277
18280
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
Details
253-149-0
36653-82-4
681
18310
no
no
Details
-
-
681
18310
no
no
Details
204-127-4
116-15-4
282
18430
no
no
0.01 mg/kg
Details
212-485-8
822-06-0
372
18640
no
no
1 mg/kg in final product expressed as isocyanate moiety.
Details
211-074-0
629-11-8
361
18700
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
-
-
361
18700
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
209-753-1
592-41-6
356
18820
no
no
3 mg/kg
Details
204-617-8
123-31-9
295
18867
15940
48620
yes
no
0.6 mg/kg
Details
-
-
190
18880
no
no
Details
202-804-9
99-96-7
190
18880
no
no
Details
616-996-0
80181-31-3
744
18888
no
no
The substance is used as product obtained by bacterial fermentation. In compliance with the specifications mentioned in the Table 4 of Annex I.
Details
216-847-6
1679-51-2
427
18896
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
240-759-7
16712-64-4
624
18897
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
Details
203-157-5
103-90-2
208
18898
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
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204-066-3
115-11-7
276
19000
no
no
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203-678-8
109-53-5
243
19060
no
no
0.05 mg/kg
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223-861-6
4098-71-9
475
19110
no
no
1 mg/kg in final product expressed as isocyanate moiety.
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-
291
19150
no
no
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